Quotes about Religion page 14
At times, life is hard, as hard as crucible steel. It has its bleak and painful moments. Like the ever flowing water of a river, life has its moments of drought and its moments of flood. Like the ever-changin cycle of the seasons, life has the soothing warmth of the summers and the piercing chill of its winters. But through it all, God walks with us. Never forget that God is able to lift you from the fatigue of despair to the buoyancy of hope, and transform dark and desolate valleys into sunlit paths of inner peace.Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
All religions teach us to help people whenever we can. All religions teach us not to hit or kill or steal or cheat. All religions teach us we should be forgiving and cut people some slack when they mess up, because someday we will mess up, too.
All religions teach us to love our families, respect our parents and make new families when we grow up. Religions all over the world teach us the same right way to live."How do you spell God?"
A man's pride will bring him low, but the humble in spirit will retain honor.Proverbs 29:23
The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary; men are quite capable of every wickedness.Joseph Conrad
God is the immemorial refuge of the incompetent, the helpless, the miserable. They find not only sanctuary in His arms, but also a kind of superiority, soothing to their macerated egos. He will set them above their betters.H. L. Mencken
For What profit is it to a man if he gains the world and loses his own soul?Matthew 16:26
When I was a kid I used to pray every night for a new bicycle. Then I realised that the Lord doesn't work that way so I stole one and asked Him to forgive me.Emo Philips
Why does God allow suffering? Why do we?
If your bible is in good shape, chances are, you're not.St Clares Youth Ministry
Heaven, as conventionally conceived, is a place so inane, so dull, so useless, so miserable that nobody has ever ventured to describe a whole day in heaven, though plenty of people have described a day at the seaside.George Bernard Shaw
No longer possessed by possessions, we may become open enough to become possessed by God.David Adam
People will wrangle for religion, write for it, fight for it, die for it; anything but live for it.Charles Caleb Colton
If the Lord of the Flies and the Bible are true, then all people are evil and all who are evil go to hell. Does anyone else think God WANTS to be alone?
It was a time of innocence, a time of confidences. Long ago it must be, I have a photograph, preserve your memory.Simon and Garfunkel
If you pray for rain long enough, it eventually does fall. If you pray for floodwaters to abate, they eventually do. The same happens in the absence of prayers.Steve Allen
God is a comedian playing to an audience too afraid to laugh.
The Lord is a refuge for the opressed, a stronghold in times of trouble. Those who know your name will trust in you, for you, Lord, have never forsaken those who seek you.The Bible (Psalm 9:9-10)
When Satan comes knocking on your door, simply say, "Jesus, could you get that for me?"Unknown
Sometimes I think war is God's way of teaching us geography.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left and could say, 'I used everything you gave me.'
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